The Neil Staebler Distinguished Service Award is a program of the Neil Staebler Fund for Political Education. The Staebler Fund was established in 1987 to honor Neil Staebler, one of Michigan's leading political activists. His public life was devoted to improving democratic government by increasing the participation of citizens in all aspects of public affairs. Mr. Staebler passed away in 2000.
Any member of the Ford School community is invited to submit a nomination (due June 30, 2011). The Ford School Alumni Board will review nominees and announce the recipient in September 2011.
Learn more about the award and send us your nominations.
Read about our 2009 Staebler Award recipient, Doug Brook (MPA '67).